ORGANIZATION, BOUNDARIES AND DISSOLUTION OF IRRIGATION DISTRICTS
46A-4-1 Creation of irrigation district--Filing petition--Number of electors required.
46A-4-2 Elector defined.
46A-4-3 Petition to organize irrigation district--Number of signers--Boundaries to be described--Request for organization.
46A-4-3.1 Petition--Signing by electors--Form--Affidavit of circulator.
46A-4-4 Petition for formation of irrigation district--Map of proposed district to accompany, contents.
46A-4-4.1 Notice of hearing to consider petition--Publication--Contents--Approval of petition--Fixing date for election.
46A-4-5 to 46A-4-7. Repealed.
46A-4-8 Inclusion in irrigation district of lands capable of being irrigated from works in proposed district.
46A-4-9 Ditches or canals constructed before July 1, 1917, and lands watered by them--Exemption--Rights of ditches already constructed.
46A-4-10 Holding or taxing nonirrigable land for irrigation purposes.
46A-4-12 Change in proposed boundaries by board--Exclusion of certain lands from district.
46A-4-14 District divided into divisions by board--Size and number--Election of directors--Terms--Assessment of property within district.
46A-4-14.1 Division representing tribal or trust lands--Excepted from chapter.
46A-4-15 Notice of election on proposed district--Date of election--Contents of notice--Publication--Ballot form.
46A-4-15.1, 46A-4-16. Repealed.
46A-4-17 Persons qualified to vote at elections.
46A-4-18 Corporate ownership of lands within proposed or existing irrigation districts--Designation of agent to vote in behalf of elections for organization of district.
46A-4-19 Election procedure--Applicability of general laws--Resolution declaring district organized--District as political subdivision.
46A-4-20 Resolution declaring district organized--Filing for record.
46A-4-21 Election of director for each division.
46A-4-22 Unentered public lands a major portion of district--Appointment of majority of directors by secretary of interior--Term of office.
46A-4-23 Directors elected at large as a result of appointment of majority of directors by secretary of interior--Term of office.
46A-4-24 Directors elected at election to establish district--Terms of office--Tie election, procedure.
46A-4-25 Annual election of directors--Nomination--Election by receiving highest number of votes.
46A-4-26 Hours of voting.
46A-4-27 Directors to be electors of division--Residence.
46A-4-27.1 Nominating petitions for initial board of directors--Election not required if only one petition--Notice of vacancies and election--Results and certificate of election.
Nominating petition for directors--Filing--Form--Signers. 46A-4-29
Election not required where no question or contest--Retention of office by incumbent. 46A-4-31
Notices of election after organization of district--Publication and posting. 46A-4-32
Elections after district organized and first set of directors elected--Voting by mail. 46A-4-33
Precinct election officers--Appointment by board of directors or electors. 46A-4-34
Chair of election board--Oaths. 46A-4-35
Precinct election boards--Oaths of members, administration, and certification. 46A-4-36
Canvass of votes by board--Time and place. 46A-4-37
Declaration of election results--Certificate of election. 46A-4-38
Statement of election results--Filing--Contents. 46A-4-39
Vacancy in office of board of directors--Filling--District treasurer appointed by board. 46A-4-40
Elected directors--Qualifying--Term of office--Time for assumption of duties. 46A-4-41
Directors' and officers' oath of office--Official bonds. 46A-4-42
District appointed fiscal agent of United States to collect money for federal reclamation project--Additional bond required--Right to sue on bond. 46A-4-43
Bond of officers and directors--Form--Obligee--Cost of surety bonds, payment by the district. 46A-4-44
Organization meeting of board of directors--Election of president and vice-president--Appointment of secretary. 46A-4-45
Meetings of directors--Special meetings--Open to public--Quorum--Vote required for action. 46A-4-46
Records of board of directors open for inspection--Publication of statement of proceedings--Filing of list of expenditures. 46A-4-47
Compensation of district directors--Payment from district fund. 46A-4-48
Powers and duties of board of directors of district--Distribution and printing of bylaws and procedures--Water rights appurtenant to land. 46A-4-49
Interest in contract of district or acceptance of bribe by director or officer as felony. 46A-4-50
Change of irrigation district boundaries--Exclusion of land within boundaries. 46A-4-51
Common school and endowment irrigable lands within district--Sale--Inclusion in district. 46A-4-52
Assent of secretary of interior necessary for change in boundaries of district contracting with United States. 46A-4-53
Petition for inclusion of tract of land within boundaries of irrigation district--Contents. 46A-4-54
Participation by conservators and personal representatives of estates. 46A-4-55
Change of boundaries of irrigation district--Notice of filing of petition, contents--Time and place of hearing by board of directors--Cost of proceedings, advancement by petitioners. 46A-4-56
Hearing on petition to change boundaries--Adjournment--Assent to change. 46A-4-57
Rejection of petition to change boundaries--Resolution of board--Contents.
Land not included in irrigation district unless owner or lessee obligated to pay assessments or charges. 46A-4-59
Payment by petitioners of share of original district assessments as condition for granting petition. 46A-4-60
Board order for election on filing of protests--Publication of notice--Ballots--Boundary descriptions. 46A-4-61
Order of board in conformity with election results on boundary change. 46A-4-62
Filing and recording of order changing boundaries--Effect of change. 46A-4-63
Petition for change of boundaries of irrigation district--Recording in minutes of board of directors, admissibility as evidence. 46A-4-64
Redivision of district following inclusion of land--Election precints. 46A-4-65
Exclusion of contiguous tracts of land from district--Petition--Contents. 46A-4-66
Notice of petition to exclude land--Publication--Contents--Time for hearing. 46A-4-67
Hearing on petition to exclude land--Assent of interested persons. 46A-4-68
Resolution for exclusion of land when bonds or federal contract outstanding--Bondholders' or federal assent required--Assent waived by terms of bond issue. 46A-4-69
Grant or denial of petition to exclude land from district--Best interests of district--Conditions for exclusion. 46A-4-70
Election ordered on exclusion after objections filed--Publication of notice--Contents--Conduct of election. 46A-4-71
Majority vote against exclusion, denial and dismissal of petition--Majority vote in favor of exclusion, order of board of directors excluding land from irrigation district, contents. 46A-4-72
Order excluding land from irrigation district--Entry in minutes of board of directors--Filing and recording--Effect of order. 46A-4-73
Exclusion of land from irrigation district--Refunding of assessments. 46A-4-74
Exclusion of land from irrigation district--Effect of change on office of director. 46A-4-75
Exclusion of land from irrigation district--Redivision of district by board of directors--Election precincts, establishment, change from time to time. 46A-4-76
Resolution to exclude unproductive lands from district--Reasons--Service on owners and residents--Publication of notice. 46A-4-77
Hearing on exclusion of unproductive lands--Time and place--Objections--Failure to object deemed consent--Rescission of resolution or adoption of second exclusion resolution. 46A-4-78
Motion to reconsider exclusion of unproductive lands--Time--Appeal to circuit court--Contents--Trial--Filing of final resolution. 46A-4-79
Rearrangement or reapportionment of district divisions upon exclusion of lands--Effects of exclusion--Procedural defects--Resolutions and bylaws. 46A-4-80
Subirrigated land--Relief from district assessments--Recording of suspension order. 46A-4-81
Dissolution of district--Petition by majority of assessment payers--Calling of election by board--Notice of election. 46A-4-82
Dissolution of district contracting with United States--Assent of secretary of interior--Recording. 46A-4-83
Election ballots on dissolution of district--Form and contents--Conduct of election. 46A-4-84
Certification of election returns and ballots--Canvass of returns-- Declaration of result--Recording. 46A-4-85
Vote against dissolution precludes another election during year. 46A-4-86
Majority vote for dissolution of irrigation district--Notice by board of directors to creditors of district--Settlement of claims. 46A-4-87
Raising of money to pay debts--Valuation of property by appraisers--Appointment--Report. 46A-4-88
Sale of property by board of directors--Advertisement--Notice of sale--Consideration of bids of purchasers by board of directors. 46A-4-89
Rejection of bids for purchase of property--Private negotiations for sale--Deferred payments--Lien--Foreclosure. 46A-4-90
Additional security for deferred payments--Collection. 46A-4-91
Bonds and obligations of district--Redemption after sale of property on dissolution of district. 46A-4-92
Payment of outstanding obligations with proceeds of property sales--Prices paid. 46A-4-93
Proceeds of sale of property on dissolution of irrigation district insufficient to pay debts--Assessments against lands in the district. 46A-4-94
Disposal of property--Payment of obligations--Report of board--Filing and recording--Contents--Time for action on unpaid claim. 46A-4-95
Validation of previously created irrigation districts.